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Class C
Nationality Poland
Year Built 1974


  • Name: TORNADO
  • Class: C
  • Nationality: Poland
  • Year built: 1974
  • Home port: Gdynia
  • Height: 20.42 m
  • Length of hull: 17.4 m
  • Entered by: Polish Navy yacht Club


  • Number of trainees: 8
  • Number of permanent crew: 4

Tall ship races and regattas


Tornado PZ-41 built in 1974 sails under ensign Yacht Club Polish Navy Kotwica.

Tornado has participated in the Tall Ships’ Races many times since 1978. She is a fast yacht and has raced competitively, winning many trophies including the Illingworth Trophy in 1999.